Economy

[H]ardOCP: "Human Error" Allowed an Alexa User to Hear a Neighbor's History

What happened? According (PDF) to German computer magazine CT, one of Amazon's German customers requested access to the data the company had stored about...


Japanese court denies extended detention of former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn

The new allegations were reportedly based on suspicions that the Brazilian-born Frenchman had used Nissan to shoulder personal investment losses of about 1.85...


Dow sinks another 464 points as slowdown fears worsen

Stocks didn't take the news well . And that the belief that the central bank will always support financial markets in turmoil is wrong? Inflation: Media...


Huawei announces small increase in new 5G customer base from last month

The company took swipes at the USA and its allies Tuesday during its first press event since CFO Meng Wanzhou was detained in Canada on allegations she def...


Markets Right Now: Another steep drop pulls Dow down 500

President Donald Trump continued with his criticism of policy makers, warning them to avoid "yet another mistake" just hours before their two-day meeting begins...


Putin: West disrespecting voters' choices of Trump and Brexit

He then criticized President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the U.S. -Russia Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty, or INF treaty, saying, "We are ...


Facebook offered users privacy wall, then let tech giants around it

Some deals date to 2010 and all were active through 2017, with some still in effect this year. The data-sharing deals are actually quite scary, though some of...


Android phones power this hilarious glitter-bombing Amazon package decoy

The Youtube video has been watched over 8 million times since it was uploaded to YouTube on Tuesday by Mr Rober. But for anyone who's gotten a package sto...


Trump pressures Fed before meeting, warns against 'another mistake'

The majority of US retail investors say the Federal Reserve should stop raising interest rates, according to a survey by Wells Fargo & Co. "Take the Victory!" T...


Canadian authorities work to track down former Calgarian missing in China

China had warned of "revenge" for the arrest of Meng , especially if Canada extradited her to the US. A second Canadian has been detained in China on accus...


Any contentious matter can be solved through discussion, says RBI Governor

So there has to be a free, fair, objective and very frank discussion between the government and the Reserve Bank of India ", Das said. Mr Das gave his be...


Apple is building a new $1 billion campus in Austin

This comes amidst tensions over proposed tariffs. Early this year, the iPhone maker said that it would invest more than $30billion in the U.S. over the next f...


Chinese importers buy USA soy cargoes - traders

China promised to purchase United States soybeans as part of the preliminary deal forged by President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping. The compa...


Why googling `idiot` shows Donald Trump`s photo, Congresswoman asks Pichai

These include privacy, the ethics of data collection , and allegations of bias against conservative materials. The word " idiot " quickly became the most...


Tampons could unravel inside body — RECALL ALERT

This comes after some consumers have had to seek medical attention to remove tampon pieces that were left in their body. Some consumers have also reported infec...


Huawei CFO freed on $7.5 million United States dollars bail, Trump may intervene

China on Sunday summoned the United States ambassador to Beijing to lodge its "strong protests", calling the case "extremely egregious". Prime Minister Tru...


Confidence vote victory would still leave Theresa May with less authority

Prime Minister Theresa May makes a statement in Downing Street, London , confirming there will be a vote of confidence in May's leadership of the Conservati...


China slams Canada's 'inhumane' treatment of Huawei CFO

The U.S. alleges that Huawei used a Hong Kong shell company to sell equipment in Iran in violation of U.S. sanctions. "I wish to remain in Vancouver to co...


Elon Musk suggests Tesla's new chairwoman won't rein him in

As part of Tesla's separate, but additional $20 Million settlement , the company would need to appoint a new Board Chairman ( ultimately choosing Robyn Denho...


Eiffel Tower, Louvre shut down as France braces for new riots

Shouts of "Macron, resign" mingled with the tear gas near the famous Champs-Elysees avenue, the scene of the worst rioting in Paris for decades last weekend. ...